Gary C. Montgomery, Jr.
Partner, Systems Manager
Mr. Montgomery began his IT career in 1995 as a computer lab assistant with the University of Houston-Downtown and rose to Senior Technical Support Specialist while working on his undergraduate degree. Before joining Garcia Hamilton & Associates, he was a Network Administrator for Smith Graham & Company Investment Advisors and served as an IT Consultant to a number of firms in various industries.
Mr. Montgomery joined Garcia Hamilton & Associates in 2007 as Systems Manager. Since joining the Firm, he has worked continuously to improve the Firm’s technology, including early adoption of private cloud and virtualized server technologies. His most recent projects include the addition of a new data center, deployment of virtual desktops, and the modernization of our trade order and portfolio management systems to improve security and compliance. Mr. Montgomery became a Partner of the Firm in 2019.
GH&A has received numerous industry recognitions including 2019 Fixed Income Manager of the Year, 2018 Fixed Income Manager of the Year, and 2010 Core Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Emerging Manager Monthly. The Firm most recently received Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management for the seventh year (2023, 2022, 2020-2016). Houston Business Journal recognized GH&A as an Outstanding Diverse Organization in 2022. Other awards include 2014 Fixed Income Investment Grade Manager of the Year, 2015 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year, and 2016 Intermediate-Term Fixed Income Manager of the Year by Institutional Investor.
Each third-party award/ranking about Garcia Hamilton & Associates, L.P. (GH&A) or its representatives was given based upon various criteria and methodologies. GH&A paid no fee to be considered for awards/rankings, and they may not be representative of actual client experiences. Go to www.garciahamiltonassociates.com/awards for additional information on each award. Top down, left right: P&I Best Places: based on Firm info as of June 30 of award year; awarded in December. HBJ DIB: based on previous year (May to May); awarded in December. Institutional Investor: based on returns as of Dec 31 of award year; awarded in May. EMM: based on returns as of Dec 31 of award year; awarded in April.